BRUSSELS -- A bleak trio of films won kudos at this year's Rotterdam Film Festival, with themes ranging from paranoia in Iran to neo-fascist violence in Slovakia. The only laffer among the Tiger…
Kirby Dick, Malik Bendjelloul, Lauren Greenfield, David France and Alison Klayman have received documentary helmer nominations from the Directors Guild of America.
"Zero Dark Thirty," along with "Amour" and "Searching for Sugar Man," snatched up kudos from the Alliance of Women Film Journalists' seventh annual EDA Awards.
"Zero Dark Thirty" has been named the top film of the year by the National Board of Review.
A year in documentaries that featured numerous worthwhile Oscar candidates -- and no small about of concern over the process of sifting through them -- has yielded 15 nonfiction films on the…
"Beasts of the Southern Wild" and "The House I Live In" have won the grand jury prizes for American films at the Sundance Film Festival.
With incredible access and the full participation of her subject, Alison Klayman presents a significant yet scattered introduction to the Chinese superstar artist-activist.
Fest's trimmer slate puts emphasis on global uprisings
BERLIN -- Jason Reitman's "Young Adult" and Barnaby Southcombe's "I, Anna" are among the latest international pics selected for this year's Berlin Film Festival.
While traditional investors may have gotten skittish, film fans are stepping up to help fund the indies they most want to see.
"I'm almost starting to think a bad economy makes for better artists," John Cooper noted as he unveiled the lineup of the 28th annual Sundance Film Festival, marking his third year as director of…